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The Memory Palace

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From award-winning public radio producer, Nate DiMeo, comes The Memory Palace. Short, surprising stories of the past, sometimes heartbreaking, sometimes hysterical, always super-great. For history buffs, fans of public radio shows like This American Life, Radio Lab, and whatnot, and for all admirers of things that are super-great. The Memory Palace is a proud member of Radiotopia, from PRX, a curated network of extraordinary, story-driven shows. Learn more at radiotopia.fm

From award-winning public radio producer, Nate DiMeo, comes The Memory Palace. Short, surprising stories of the past, sometimes heartbreaking, sometimes hysterical, always super-great. For history buffs, fans of public radio shows like This American Life, Radio Lab, and whatnot, and for all admirers of things that are super-great. The Memory Palace is a proud member of Radiotopia, from PRX, a curated network of extraordinary, story-driven shows. Learn more at radiotopia.fm
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Hollywood, CA

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From award-winning public radio producer, Nate DiMeo, comes The Memory Palace. Short, surprising stories of the past, sometimes heartbreaking, sometimes hysterical, always super-great. For history buffs, fans of public radio shows like This American Life, Radio Lab, and whatnot, and for all admirers of things that are super-great. The Memory Palace is a proud member of Radiotopia, from PRX, a curated network of extraordinary, story-driven shows. Learn more at radiotopia.fm

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English


Episodes

Episode 124 (Junk Room)

4/5/2018
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The Memory Palace is a proud member of Radiotopia, from PRX. Music

Duration:00:13:10

A quick update and a bonus episode

3/27/2018
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A quick update and a brief little bonus episode.

Duration:00:07:13

Episode 123: Outliers

3/12/2018
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The Memory Palace is a proud member of Radiotopia, from PRX, a curated network of extraordinary, story-driven shows. Music Valentine My Funny Notes an extraordinary article

Duration:00:07:00

Big Block of Cheese - Bonus episode

2/22/2018
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The Memory Palace is a proud member of Radiotopia, from PRX, a curated network of extraordinary, story-driven shows. This special episode was originally made for a live episode of The West Wing Weekly. To hear a live version of this story (and the rest of a particularly delightful TWWW episode), visit thewestwingweekly.com. Music MoonbowWipe the Slate CleanAwkward Ride Justine and Sami

Duration:00:08:45

Episode 122 (Hercules)

2/12/2018
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The Memory Palace is a proud member of Radiotopia, from PRX, a curated network of extraordinary, story-driven shows. Music Facing the Obstacles Nice Breeze Isn't It? The Things Left Unsaid View from a Balcony 1979 The Puritan. Notes this articlethis onethis oneThe Philadelphia Negro: A Social Study.George Washington and Slavery, A Documentary Study.

Duration:00:11:08

Episode 121 (The Nickel Candy Bar)

1/27/2018
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The Memory Palace is a proud member of Radiotopia, from PRX, a curated network of extraordinary, story-driven shows. Music Notes here.this Oxford Companion to American Food & Drink

Duration:00:12:28

The Prairie Chicken in Wisconsin: Highlights of a Study of Counts, Behavior, Turnover, Movement, and Habitat

1/13/2018
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The Memory Palace is a proud member of Radiotopia, from PRX, a curated network of extraordinary, story-driven shows. Music Suite, Op. 90: II Menuet Aviary and the Cuckoo in the Heart of the WoodsJuneauThe WaltzDila Ni Dila Notes watch

Duration:00:12:47

Nate's Episode of the Year: If You Have to be a Floor

12/25/2017
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Show Notes Nate DiMeo is the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Artist in Residence for 2016/2017. He is producing ten pieces inspired by the collection and by the museum itself. This is the sixth episode of that residency. This residency is made possible by the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Chester Dale Fund. This episode is written and produced and stuff by Nate DiMeo with engineering assistance from Elizabeth Aubert. Its Executive Producer is Limor Tomer, General Manager Live Arts, The...

Duration:00:12:34

Episode 119 (John C. Calhoun from the Opposite Side of the Line that Divides the Living from the Dead)

12/15/2017
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The Memory Palace is a proud member of Radiotopia, from PRX, a curated network of extraordinary, story-driven shows. Music Sad SeineTitan's IslandFlowering JasmineMalpensa Notes Talking to the Dead: Kate and Maggie Fox and the Rise of Spiritualism New Testament "miracles" and Modern "miracles" The Ordeal of Life: Graphically Illustrated in the Experiences of Fifteen Hundred Individuals Promiscuously Drawn from All Nations, Religions, Classes, & Conditions of Men Alphabetically Arranged...

Duration:00:09:44

Episode 116 (Hoover)

10/22/2017
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The Memory Palace is a proud member of Radiotopia, from PRX, a curated network of extraordinary, story-driven shows. Music Afkald PeaceDay One Four Displacement Notes

Duration:00:10:06

Sometimes the Rain Just Doesn't Stop

9/15/2017
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The Memory Palace is a proud member of Radiotopia, from PRX, a curated network of extraordinary, story-driven shows. SPOILERS AHEAD Music Memory as Mist Low SuddenBeyond Romance Notes

Duration:00:08:52

Episode 113 (Elmer McGurdy Rides Again and Again)

7/19/2017
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The Memory Palace is a proud member of Radiotopia, from PRX, a curated network of extraordinary, story-driven shows. SPOILERS AHEAD Music Masayoshi FujitaPiece 3Lala's ThemeChristineStark Reality Notes Modern Mummies: The Preservation of the Human Body in the 20th Century.The Career of Elmer McGurdy, Deceased

Duration:00:12:32

A White Horse, re-released on the first anniversary of the shooting at the Pulse Nightclub in Orlando.

6/12/2017
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This piece was originally released a few days after the shooting deaths of 49 people at the Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Florida. It is re-released here on the first anniversary of the event. If you are so moved, please donate to any of these charities: Equality Florida. Human Rights Campaign. Everytown for Gun Safety. Trans Lifeline

Duration:00:11:10

Episode 111 (Cipher, or Greenhow Girls)

6/10/2017
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The Memory Palace is a proud member of Radiotopia, from PRX, a curated network of extraordinary, story-driven shows. This episode was produced as part out or "Doing Time" series, where each show across the network tackles the same theme. Go listen to the other contributions at Radiotopia.fm. Notes Wild Rose: The True Story of a Confederate Spy.Rebel Rose: Life of Rose O'Neale Greenhow, Confederate Spy, memoir Music score Don't Worry Debut El cascabel de plata Technology Longest Road...

Duration:00:23:37

If You Have to be a Floor (The Met Residency Episode 6)

6/9/2017
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Nate DiMeo is the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Artist in Residence for 2016/2017. He is producing ten pieces inspired by the collection and by the museum itself. This is the sixth episode of that residency. This residency is made possible by the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Chester Dale Fund. This episode is written and produced and stuff by Nate DiMeo with engineering assistance from Elizabeth Aubert. Its Executive Producer is Limor Tomer, General Manager Live Arts, The Metropolitan...

Duration:00:10:16

Episode 110 (Lost Camels)

5/27/2017
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The Memory Palace is a proud member of Radiotopia, from PRX, a curated network of extraordinary, story-driven shows. Music RylandWhere or When Salon SalloonSmall Memory Notes this articleAmerican Heritage.

Duration:00:13:36

Episode 109 (The Year Hank Greenberg Hit 58 Home Runs)

5/11/2017
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Music, Footnotes & Ephemera The Memory Palace is a proud member of Radiotopia, from PRX, a curated network of extraordinary, story-driven shows. Music Pound for PoundGo to WaltzInto the LightWith Everything that Breathes Day One FourNubaMikuro’s Blues

Duration:00:12:56

Notes on a Plaque, Still Imagined

4/26/2017
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This episode was originally released in August of 2015. It was re-released upon hearing that the city of New Orleans has begun the process of removing four monuments to the confederacy and post-civil war era, starting with an obelisk erected in 1891 honoring members of the Crescent City White League who suppressed the African American vote through violence and intimidation and who launched a failed military overthrow of the city’s elected government and integrated police force in...

Duration:00:14:07

Episode 108, Met Residency #5 (A Timeline of The History of The Temple of Dendur)

4/18/2017
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Nate DiMeo is the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Artist in Residence for 2016/2017. He is producing ten pieces inspired by the collection and by the museum itself. This is the fifth episode of that residency. This residency is made possible by the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Chester Dale Fund. This episode is written and produced and stuff by Nate DiMeo with engineering assistance from Elyssa Dudley and research Assistance from Andrea Milne. Its Executive Producer is Limor Tomer, General...

Duration:00:19:09

Episode 107 (Roots and Branches and Wind-Borne Seeds)

3/31/2017
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The Memory Palace is a proud member of Radiotopia, from PRX, a curated network of extraordinary, story-driven shows. Music Jimmy V Lullaby Drifting A Fool Persists Open Window - For Piano Pale Friday Night Fever Notes

Duration:00:15:19

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